Things to do

Heading out with the family

Romp in the fresh air, see an exciting feature film and eat popcorn, go disco swimming or go deer watching. In Almelo, there is always something to do.

Avonturenpark Hellendoorn - Adventure Park
Deeply tucked in the woods of Hellendoorn there are more than 30 attractions  great shows and events waiting. Experience the splashing water fun in the two waterslides or turn the world upside down in one of the three roller coasters!

Dolle pret
Climbing, jumping, singing, dancing, sliding and much more! 'Dolle pret' is an indoor playground for children from 0 to 100 years! The spacious and uncluttered design makes it fun but also clean and safe.
Noordbroek 2, Almelo

A swim
At the Theatre Hotel you have the possibility to swim in our heated indoor pool. Looking for more information about swimming possibilities near the Theatre Hotel? Our staff members will gladly inform you.

Films for families
In the cinema Movie Unlimited, right in the center of Almelo, you can enjoy the latest movies.
Catharina Amalia Square 3, Almelo

Family Amusement the 'Waarbeek'
Near Hengelo and Enschede you can find the nostalgic family theme park The Waarbeek. With old-fashioned fun and thing to do you will have a great day out. The Waarbeek provides you with various fairground attractions for children in various age groups between 4 and 12 years. The park is made ??even cozier with daily live entertainment consisting of an exciting adventure show, fun dances and funny attractions!

Hertenkamp
Just a bit closer than the zoo and also very nice to see: the deer park near the Hagen Park. Just walk together and take a look at the lovely animals. An inexpensive getaway!
Hofstraat / Gravenallee, Almelo

Miniature Golf
This 18-hole miniature golf course is located in a wooded area on the outskirts of Almelo. If the weather doesn't allow outdoor activities you can use the 4 indoor bowling alleys.
Tusveld 31-33, Bornerbroek

City Farm
On the western edge of Almelo , near the river Aa and at the entrance of the Beeklust Park you can find the City Farm Beeklust. A cozy farm accessible to the public. Children can meet various farm animals. There is also a farm shop, a terrace and a playground .
Ledeboer Hitting 3, Almelo

Tierpark Nordhorn - Zoo
Nordhorn Zoo is a ten-acre park, located near the river Vecht in Nordhorn in Germany near the Dutch border. Over 1,000 animals of about 90 species live in this zoo. Children and adults can them on their journey through the animal enclosures. We have put together an attractive childrens package, including the ticket for the Nordhorn Zoo.
Heseper Road 110, Nordhorn

Wevershuisje - Weaver House
Definitely a must to visit with the children. The Weaver House, the ancient city farm in the middle of downtown Almelo. See how things were made in earlier times and enjoy the demonstrations of spinning, weaving and lace-making.
Church Corridor 5, Almelo

Singraven estate
Children can make a treasure hunt through the park of Singraven estate from Tuesday to Saturday ( 11:00 to till 4:00 pm ) and Sundays ( 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm) during the summer holidays in July and August. They only need an adult with them on their treasure hunt. One can gather at the Dinkel Estate Shop opposite to the restaurant the Water mill. It will cost € 2.50 per person, for both children and accompanying adults. Advance reservations are not required.
Molendijk 37, Denekamp